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Pontiac G5
Pontiac G5
MSRP Range $16,980-$20,280 Trims2 Combined MPG 30 Seats 5

Showing the 2009 Pontiac G5 pricing and photos

Model Overview

The current Pontiac G5 is a compact car that seats 5. It comes in 2 trims.

The G5 competes with the Subaru Impreza, Dodge Caliber and Suzuki SX4.

Our Take on the Latest Model

Our Take

The Pontiac G5 coupe is virtually identical to the Chevrolet Cobalt and is only offered as a coupe. The G5 is available in base and GT trims and has more standard equipment than its Chevrolet sibling — power windows and remote entry are installed on base GTs but are optional on the Cobalt &... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Interior quality
  • Wind noise on the highway
  • Spacious trunk difficult to access
  • ABS not standard
  • Mushy brakes (G5 base)
  • Low-rent styling

Notable Features

  • Manual-transmission XFE gets 37 mpg highway
  • Related to Chevrolet Cobalt coupe
  • USB/iPod compatibility
  • Standard 2.2-liter engine with slightly more power
  • 2.4-liter engine dropped
  • Available sport-tuned GT model

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 43 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2008 G5


by sadkim from irvine ky on February 23, 2017

Motor just started knocking. 120.000 miles. I am so sad that my car is blown up. I would not recommend.

2008 G5

Used G5 - Great shape

by Dad buying for Daughter from Louisville KY on August 2, 2016

We have owned this car for just a few months but it appears to be in great shape and drives very nicely. It's comfortable, sporty and solid